Off-duty officer shoots robbery suspect

Published 03/21 2013 05:52PM

Updated 03/21 2013 05:56PM

NORMAL -- A man accused of robbing a grocery store is recovering after being shot by a police officer. Authorities say Jason Reeves robbed a Kroger three times in two months. He's also charged with aggravated assault for the latest robbery.

Police say an off-duty officer shot Reeves multiple times thinking he was holding a handgun. It turned out to be an air pistol. The officer will not be charged.

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